Texas energy rates
Shop for electricity rates in Texas with the free Choose Energy marketplace! With a population of more than 28 million, Texas is one of the fastest-growing states in the country and the need for cheap energy plans is increasing.
Some reports indicate residential electricity use is soaring since Texans have been under stay-at-home orders. Bills likely will soar as well. That means it could be a great time to shop for new energy plans with lower Texas electricity rates. Enter your ZIP code to see available plans and rates in your area. Remember, most Texans can switch electricity plans without a visit from a technician.
Residents can easily compare electricity rates, providers and plans with the Choose Energy marketplace. Texas energy prices fluctuate depending on the month. Lock in a cheap energy rate today!
Curious about energy rates in your area? Enter your ZIP code above to compare the affordable plans and prices available in your area.
Texas energy deregulation
Deregulated in Texas began in 2002 and gave consumers the power to choose their energy provider from a pool of candidates. These providers compete to win business by offering cheaper rates and energy deals.
According to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration:
- Texas residential electricity rates are 10 percent lower than the national average.
- Texas commercial electricity rates are nearly 23 percent lowerthan the national average.
- Texas industrial electricity rates are nearly 16 percent lowerthan the national average.
- Texas generates (by far) the most electricity of any state from wind.
- Texas generates the fifth-highest amount of electricity from solar energy.
Ready to shop cheap Texas electric rates? Enter your ZIP code above to get started! Otherwise, keep reading to learn what to expect during the buying process, including current rates, types of plans and a more detailed look at your area.
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- How to move your electricity service
- How to switch your electric provider
- No deposit plans
- Provider bill pay
- Texas electricity rates
- Electric plans in Texas
- How to shop with Choose Energy
- Texas electricity rates chart
- Texas electricity provider reviews
- Centerpoint Electricity Rates (Houston)
- Oncor Electricity Rates (Dallas)
- AEP North Electricity Rates (North and West Texas)
- AEP Central Electricity Rates (South Texas)
- TNMP Electricity Rates (West, Central, Gulf Coast Texas)
- Contact your energy provider
- Customer testimonials
- Shop by city